Category Archives: Old Time Wisdom

How to Clean a Deer

Not the best video out there on this but it’s nice to see men teaching kids the way of the woods. this hunting season maybe some of you deerslayers should find time to teach some little ones the old ways. … Continue reading

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Journey with Red Hawk

Robert Redhawk is a bit controversial – with many people claiming he’s not really an Indian for some reason. I’m not sure if that’s true but if it is who cares? It never stopped Ward Churchill or Elizabeth Warren from … Continue reading

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The Hunter and Trapper by Halsey Thrasher

Another old time book of woods-bumming wisdom saved from obscurity by the Internet. This book is written by a Blacksmith who grew up hunting and trapping in the late 1800s and early 1900s. He gives advice on trapping and hunting … Continue reading

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Eat the Weeds Episode 136: Blueberries and Huckleberries

A lot of people have taken to foraging as a hobby these days, and with the prices of berries in the store reaching criminal levels berries of all kinds are becoming the favorite target for the forager. “Green” Deane from … Continue reading

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The Mountain Men

Someone posted this documentary over at Natural Bushcraft and I am glad they did. I remember seeing bits and pieces of this a couple of years ago and it’s an excellent little film that gives a great overview of the … Continue reading

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